The Dating Truth Content Guidelines The Dating Truth is an open platform for authentic voices to share their thoughts and experiences, and through conversation move us towards greater understanding.
We believe in the power of words to create, build up, inform, nourish, and repair. Toward that ideal, our The Dating Truth Partner Program seeks to foster original writing that entertains, informs and educates, expresses truths boldly, and seeks ways forward thoughtfully and inclusively. To be eligible for inclusion and potential monetization from your content, user posts must meet The Dating Truth’s Rules as well as the following guidelines and content requirements. Your insight is valuable.
The Dating Truth is the first publishing platform exclusively for dating advice.
We make it easy for readers to discover the best dating and relationship advice available online from experts around the world. The Dating Truth publishes original content as well as articles provided by experts, matchmakers, coaches, and brands. We welcome community voices because we believe that everyone’s experience is valuable. Community voices comprise individuals who are not designated experts in the dating space. All content submitted is the opinion of the individual contributor. Community voices are designated as such and all content includes a bio for our contributors.
Submitting your content with The Dating Truth is free. Please read our publishing guidelines before submitting your content. Below are some best practices we suggest to help you have the greatest success publishing with The Dating Truth.
Diverse Voices Are Welcome.
All types of thinkers, writers, and storytellers find their home on The Dating Truth, with stories covering every dating topic under the sun. So if you have an idea to share respectfully, it’s welcome to be published to the member community. Topics you care deeply about make the best posts, and we encourage you to highlight your own perspective — whether that comes from real-world experience, original research, or reporting in the field.
Proofread all Content
Use an appropriate title and subtitle to best reflect your idea and to help promote it in post listings on and off the platform. We strongly recommend scanning for typos before publishing and sharing.
Honest. Straight-forward. Action-oriented. Informative. The Dating Truth prides itself on honest and informative content to help modern singles become better daters. We accept content that represents a wide range of experiences, diverse viewpoints, and writing styles. The goal is to be helpful, optimistic, honest, and actionable. We accept written content, and videos. Our Tone Friendly, upbeat, encouraging, optimistic, open-minded, and professional. We all know what it’s like to be single, and we look for pieces that readers can relate to. We want, the head-nodding, that’s a good point, ‘never thought of it that way’ type of thought pieces that offer key takeaways that singles can put to use in their love lives.
The Dating Truth does not publish community pieces that are promotional in nature. Please note that we may remove content that doesn’t adhere to these guidelines. On occasion, our editors may update your headline or featured image to make your post as social and search-friendly as possible.
DO: Link to all sources, studies, research, and medical/health facts that you mention in your post. Ensure articles are accurate, well-written, and relevant.Test all tutorials before submitting them, especially tech related articles. Proofread your work. Follow all our guidelines stated here.
DON’T Plagiarize content. Articles must be unique and original. Submit racist, discriminatory, or offensive content; such actions will be penalized.